Which made me laugh, and then I thought about it all weekend. Then I wrote…Continue
You might think that pornography and hiring have little to do with each other. You'd be wrong.
In essence, looking for a job (or looking for specific talent) is a type of mating dance, and I often compare both endeavors to dating - the comparison works well. I think hiring is broken right now - I've felt that way for a while. It still happens; I am still making a living finding people that companies will pay a fee to hire (thank goodness). But I see more broken processes than…Continue
Added by lisa rokusek on December 13, 2012 at 6:16pm — No Comments
Sometimes I think too much.
I know this about myself and counter that tendency by focusing on the slogan (yes another one) "Action breeds action" every single day. "When in doubt send them out!" is another one that rings true in my ears.
However, that doesn't mean we should present a candidate without thinking, it doesn't mean our job is to fling crap at the wall without preparation.
On this board we sometimes talk about how we should prep candidates for interviews,…Continue
I find what we, collectively, do to be amazing. We headhunters are the envoys of employment, the captains of commerce, the of potentates of potential!! We help our clients accomplish their challenging goals by finding and securing for them the talent they need to succeed.
It really is a beautiful thing, man.
I've been feeling especially reflective because I am heading into my 5th year of being in business for myself. I've been a recruiter for wow, 17 years, I can…Continue
Added by lisa rokusek on February 27, 2008 at 2:47pm — No Comments